This week’s gig poster was designed and printed by local artist Zissou Tasseff-Elenkoff of Fugscreens.
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Wednesday, October 30
In the yearly showcase “COLEctive Notions,” members of Margi Cole’s dance collective step up.
Joseph Losey takes another crack at the Fritz Lang classic M.
A booker shakeup at Beat Kitchen and Subterranean, new music from Sea of Shit and the English Softhearts, and more
Paul McGee’s tiki bar is an island paradise amid the River North flotsam.
The bizarre and confrontational Skafish was one of just two acts from the Chicago punk scene to sign to a major label.
Our love of irritating sounds makes two recent hits
Is the world ready for hip-hop food TV?
And the other team was who?
The latest reminder of how Mayor Daley did business
Matt Carmichael figured that a logical spot to find a getup was at the Sports Authority. And, well, he did find something.
Today’s 12 O’Clock Track is a cut from the San Francisco group’s 2012 album, Spine Hits.
Also another threat to magazines, women voters in Texas, the apocalypse, Chris Richards on the new Arcade Fire album, and our brain’s snake corner?